Two brothers Auguste Lumière (1862-1954) and Louis Lumière (1864-1948) are credited with the first public demonstration of moving pictures at the Grand Cafe on the Boulevard des Capucines in Paris with their Cinematograph on 28 December 1895.
Lavédrine, Bertrand, 2013, The Lumière Autochrome: History, Technology, and Preservation, (Getty Publications) isbn-13: 978-1606061251 [Δ]
Readings on, or by, individual photographers
Chardère, B.; Borgé, G. & Borgé, M., 1985, Les Lumière, (Paris: Bibliothèque des Arts) [Δ]
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The following books are useful starting points to obtain brief biographies but they are not substitutes for the monographs on individual photographers.